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272 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198863052

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Transgression & Redemption in American Fiction

Thomas J. Ferraro

Oxford Studies in American Literary History

  • An eye-opening re-interpretation of eight major novels of the American canon
  • Offers Marian-Catholic modes of reading, thinking, and writing that revitalizes Protestant interpretations of classic literature
  • Uses sustained close reading and long-lost scholarship to illuminate and challenge existing literary and cultural criticism